Download DESCRIPTION The liquid cooling system consists of a radiator, water pump, thermostat, electric or belt-driven cooling fan, pressure cap, heater, and various connecting hoses and cooling passages in the engine block and cylinder head. MAINTENANCE DRAINING Remove radiator cap and open heater control valve to maximum heat position. Open drain cocks or remove plugs in bottom of radiator and engine block. In-line engines usually have one plug or drain cock, while “V” type engines have 2, one in each bank of cylinders. FLUSHING Radiator Connect flushing gun to water outlet of radiator. Disconnect water inlet hose. To prevent flooding engine, use a hose connected to radiator inlet. Use air in short bursts to prevent damage to radiator. Continue flushing until water runs clear. Engine Block To flush engine, remove thermostat. Connect flushing gun to water outlet of radiator. Use air in short bursts to prevent damage to radiator. Continue flushing until water runs clear.… Read More
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Filed Under (Buick) by Doe Namblas on 05-04-2014
Download 1997 Buick Century Limited 3.1/3.4L ENG TICK OR RATTLE AFTER COLD START UP COLD ENGINE TICK OR RATTLE AFTER START-UP (REPLACE PISTON/PIN ASSEMBLY) Model(s): 1994-95 Buick Regal 1994-97 Buick Skylark 1994-98 Buick Century 1994-95 Chevrolet Beretta Corsica, Lumina, Monte Carlo 1996-98 Chevrolet Venture 1997-98 Chevrolet Malibu 1993-97 Oldsmobile Cutlass Supreme 1994-96 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera 1994-97 Oldsmobile Achieva 1996-98 Oldsmobile Silhouette 1997-98 Oldsmobile Cutlass 1994-98 Pontiac Grand Am, Grand Prix 1996-98 Pontiac Trans Sport with 3100, 3400 V6 Engine (VINs M, E – RPOs L82, LA1) CONDITION Some customers may comment on a ticking type noise that begins shortly after cold engine start-up and gradually diminishes as the engine warms up. In most cases, the noise is gone after five (5) minutes. In severe cases, the noise may not disappear when lhe engine is hot. CAUSE Under normal design tolerances when the piston pin bore is produced at the maximum tolerance and the piston pin is produced at the minimum tolerance (min-max tolerance) trace noise levels can occur.… Read More
Filed Under (Honda) by Doe Namblas on 30-12-2013
Download SYMPTOM A screech or whine from the rear differential when making a tight turn at low speed (for example, in a parking lot when 4WD engages). PROBABLE CAUSE The differential fluid is contaminated or broken down, providing insufficient lubrication. CORRECTIVE ACTION Replace the dual pump fluid, and test-drive the vehicle. If necessary, replace the rear differential clutch, replace the oil pump assembly (1997 model only), and add a flow collar. PARTS INFORMATION Flow Collar Kit: P/N 41431-P6R-000, H/C 6839724 Differential Clutch Set: P/N 48010-P6R-305, H/C 6627566 Oil Pump Set (1997 model only): P/N 48100-P1D-305, H/C 6839716 REQUIRED MATERIALS Dual Pump Fluid: P/N 08200-9002, H/C 6512644 Liquid Gasket (Hondabond HT): P/N 08718-0001, H/C 2963817. REPAIR PROCEDURE 1. Drain and refill the rear differential with Dual Pump Fluid. 2. Check the tires for proper inflation (recommended cold inflation front and rear is 26 psi) and any variation in tire size or type.… Read More
Filed Under (Acura) by Doe Namblas on 03-01-2014
Download Part # 307-05-0290 Racing Intake Manifold for • 1999-2000 Honda Civic Si • 1997-2001 Acura Integra Type-R • 1992-1993 Acura Integra GSR • 1994-1997 Honda Del Sol DOHC VTEC. Removal 1. Relieve fuel pressure by loosening banjo bolt on top of fuel fi lter. Disconnect the fuel line at fuel rail. It is recommended that the washers be replaced. Next, disconnect the fuel injector harness holder and unbolt. Disconnect hoses from fuel pressure regulator (FPR). 2. Disconnect intake tubing/pipe from throttle body. Next, disconnect all hoses leading to intake manifold and throttle body, including throttle cable bracket on manifold. On throttle body, disconnect throttle positions sensor (TPS) and map sensor. 3. Unbolt manifold bracket from engine block and intake manifold. This bracket will not be used in assembly and installation. Remove intake manifold, throttle body, and fuel rail as one unit. Inspect intake manifold gasket. Replace as needed. Make sure to note all disconnect hoses and sensors.… Read More
Filed Under (Ford) by Doe Namblas on 25-01-2014
Download Refer to the appropriate shop manual for your vehicle to obtain specific service procedures for this part. If you do not have a service manual or lack the skill to install this part, it is recommended that you seek the services of a qualified technician. Pay special attention to all cautions and warnings included in the shop manual! Read and follow all instructions carefully! Failure to do so will result in severe damage to the intake manifold and to the engine! 1. Carefully remove intake manifold per the service procedure outlined in the shop manual. 2. Clean mounting surface. 3. Reinstall intake manifold per shop manual. 4. Tighten intake bolts to 25 nm (18 ft/lb). DO NOT OVERTIGHTEN ! 5. Use the graphic below for the torque sequence. TECH TIPS • This updated manifold does not require additional intake gaskets. The intake gaskets are molded into the manifold . • It is not necessary to replace the hose and thermostat housing.… Read More
Filed Under (Chevrolet (Chevy)) by Doe Namblas on 19-03-2014
Download 1997 Chevy Truck C Tahoe 2WD V8-5.7L VIN R View: Under Center Of Instrument Panel Zoom Sized for Print Interior Lamp Control Module, Remote Control Door Lock Receiver Manufacturer supplied 2 different possible locations. Look for 5 wire connector with wire colors: gray, white, orange, pink & black. #PIT3819: Location of Interior Lamp Control Module – keywords control dim dome electrical entry ground illumination inoperative keyless lens light remort resistor RKE short – (Dec 23, 2005) Subject: Location of Interior Lamp Control Module. Models: 1995-2000 Chevrolet C/K Trucks, Suburban and Tahoe 1995-2000 GMC Yukon and C/K Trucks Classic Body Style Only The following diagnosis might be helpful if the vehicle exhibits the symptom(s) described in this P1. Condition/Concern When diagnosing a dome lamp concern on one of the vehicles listed above, you may be unable to locate the Interior Lamp Control Module that is called out in the Service Manual.… Read More
Download Change engine oil and replace oil filter (Up to 5 quarts of oil. Perform at specified mileage interval or every 6 months, whichever occurs first) – Perform multi-point inspection - Rotate and inspect tires; check wheel end play and turning noise – Inspect brake pads/shoes/rotors/drums, brake lines and hoses, and parking brake system – Inspect engine cooling system and hoses - Lubricate all hinges and latches, door locks and door weatherstrips – Inspect front wheel bearings; replace grease and adjust bearings – Inspect battery and clean terminals -Inspect complete exhaust system and heat shields – Replace engine air filter – Replace fuel filter – Inspect and lubricate all non-sealed steering linkage,ball joints,suspension joints,half and drive-shafts and u-joints – Change automatic transmission fluid – Change green engine coolant – Inspect accessory drive belts, fuel lines, evaporative hoses and tubes - Replace PCV valve; Ford-paid except CA – Replace rear axle lubricant – Replace spark plugs – Replace PCV valve -… Read More
Filed Under (Ford) by Doe Namblas on 12-02-2014
Download FORD: 1995-1997 EXPLORER 2. Connect the New Generation Star (NGS) Tester ISSUE to the Data Link Connector (DLC) underneath The diagnostic procedure for binding or shudder the steering wheel. Monitor for any Diagnostic from transfer case in slow, tight turns while in 4 Trouble Codes (DTCs) set by the transfer case Auto mode may be inaccurate for some vehicles. that could indicate incorrect speed sensor function. Codes could include, but are not ACTION limited to: Diagnose transfer case binding or shudder concerns using the following Diagnostic Procedure. •P1836 – Front propshaft sensor circuit failure •P1837 – Rear propshaft sensor circuit failure DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURE •P1874 – Hall effect sensor power short circuit to battery 1997 EXPLORER •P1875 – Hall effect sensor power circuit 1. Test drive the vehicle in 4 Auto, 4 High and 4 failure Low. Evaluate the vehicle in each of these NOTE modes. The vehicle should bind in turns in both ADDITIONAL CODES COULD BE SET AS WELL.… Read More
Filed Under (Chevrolet (Chevy)) by Doe Namblas on 01-01-2014
Download SCHEMATIC AND ROUTING DIAGRAMS THEFT DETERRENT SYSTEM SCHEMATICS Refer to System Wiring Diagrams . COMPONENT LOCATOR THEFT DETERRENT SYSTEM COMPONENT VIEWS Fig. 1: Passlock(tm) Sensor Connector, Left Center of Instrument Panel Courtesy of GENERAL MOTORS CORP. Callouts For Fig. 1 THEFT DETERRENT SYSTEM CONNECTOR END VIEWS Passlock Sensor Terminal Identification DIAGNOSTIC STARTING POINT – THEFT DETERRENT Begin the system diagnosis with Diagnostic System Check – Theft Deterrent . The Diagnostic System Check will provide the following information: * The identification of the control module(s) which command the system. * The ability of the control module(s) to communicate through the serial data circuit. * The identification of any stored diagnostic trouble codes (DTCs) and their status. The use of the Diagnostic System Check will identify the correct procedure for diagnosing the system and where the procedure is located. DIAGNOSTIC SYSTEM CHECK – THEFT DETERRENT Test Description The number(s) below refer to the step number(s) on the diagnostic table.… Read More
Filed Under (Chevrolet (Chevy)) by Doe Namblas on 29-12-2013
Download 1. Read all warnings and instructions completely and carefully before you begin. 2. Check to make sure the kit is complete (refer to the Parts List, section E). 3. Only install this kit on the vehicle for which it is intended. If anytime during the installation you encounter something different from what is outlined in the instructions, call technical support at (928) 636-0979. 4. Park the vehicle on a clean, dry, flat, level surface and block the tires so the vehicle cannot roll in either direction. 5. Disconnect both battery cables. Disconnect the negative cable (1) first, then the positive cable (2) from the battery (3). 6. Remove cover (4) and airbag “SIR” fuse (5) from fuse panel (6).Get ready to install the kit. 1. Remove the grille. a. Remove ten pull clips (7) and grille (8) from core support (9). b. Remove two turn signal lamps (10) from turn signal housings (11).… Read More